14 Facts You Should Know About Text Messaging

Why are text messages limited to a certain number of characters? Who actually uses text messages the most? Has texting caused voice conversations to actually become more or less popular?

The best factoids I’ve seen are all wrapped up into one handy infographic courtesy of CellPhones.org. Considering our recent focus on texting in education / the classroom, this serves as a great refresher for anyone who thinks they knew the current state of texting.

I was surprised by most of these stats, sad to say! What about you?